ROB Collard will line up 17th on the grid for his first ever outing in the Power Maxed Racing's Vauxhall Astra on Sunday, April 7 in the opening round of the British Touring Car Championship.

It is the first of three rounds all screened live on ITV4 with race one at 11.30am the second at 2.15pm and the third at 5:05pm.

The programme starts at 10.15am and will also show action from Odiham's Louis Foster's debut weekend in Formula Four.

His final race is at 3.35pm and Foster is third on the grid.